Employee wrongfully Dismissed prior to Starting Work

Employee wrongfully Dismissed prior to Starting Work

I was able to assist a 27 year old client obtain a court judgment of approximately $15,000 in a wrongful dismissal claim in June 2016. The court judgment of Buchanan v. Introduction Ltd. can be found here. This was an unusual case which involved my client’s employment...
Employment Contracts – Valid or Invalid?

Employment Contracts – Valid or Invalid?

All employees have “legal contracts” with their employer, whether they are realize it or not.  Many employees do not have written employment contracts with their employers, while others do. For those employees bound by written employment contracts, there can be...
When is a Resignation not a Resignation?

When is a Resignation not a Resignation?

  From time to time, emotions can get high in the workplace. Sometimes, this can result in an employee quitting in the middle of a fit or heated exchange.  But what happens when the employee attempt to resile from his or her resignation? A few recent cases have...